Sep 9, 2012 6:00am PDT
, county officials and fbi and coast guard tracked his getaway for three days. two boats filled with law enforcement and hostage negotiators moved in. >> the suspect said he was remorseful and wanted to do anything he could to assist. >> while their father was taken into custody, the children were reunited with their mother. 1. >> she was exhausted but happy. >> jennifer has been estranged from her ex-boyfriend for two years. in fact, the day her children were taken from her home, she was filing for a restraining order against maffei. abc7 news. >> in a statement just released the children's mother said i'm eternally grateful and thankful to the police department, the united states coast guard, the fbi and the media for all their hard work and diligence. and she says both kids are doing great. >>> police in pittsburgh are piecing together clues in the murder of an 18-year-old that was killed just as about he was about to tape a music video. it happened friday evening in buchanan park. abc7 news reporter sergio has details. ♪ >> to his fans the 18-year-old musician was known as mac day.
Sep 16, 2012 6:00am PDT
this morning, was he the target? also, terror plot. the fbi busted an 1-year-old for planning to set off a car bomb at a chicago nightclub. just how close did the young man get to pulling it off and causing major destruction? we will have the latest. plus shocking video, you won't believe this, of an 18-month-old in the hands of a 300-pound guerrilla and this was no accident. so who would do this and why? i think the answer will surprise you, carolyn. and finally, he's being called the hottest man on the planet. from being on billboards around the world and appearing on just about every fashion magazine, he's the top male model and we had the task of spending the day with him and find out just what it takes to strike the perfect pose. >> carolyn, he's here as well showing us how to strike the perfect pout. so you may want to tune in and take some notes. >> that's what they do. they don't seem too smile, they just pout. >> yeah. >> yes. i'll look for that. thank you. we are going to check out sports. >>> san francisco 49ers fans should think twice before heckling the lions fans at the park toda
Sep 8, 2012 6:00am PDT
and unharmed. the coast guard and fbi and several other police agencies, including south san francisco police, started tracking the sailboat after it was spotted by a fishing vessel 50 miles off the san mateo coast. south san francisco police, with christopher maffei in custody, sped off from the pier to south san francisco. maffei will be charged with kidnapping. abc7 news. >>> abc7 news has learned this is not match's first brush with the law. a woman living in clear lake says back in 1989 he was say assaulted by him when she lived in the bay area. we have that part of the story. >> in 1989 rhonda st of raub was working as a park ranger aid at an event in san mateo county. her duty was to keep cars out of the area. that's when she encountered christopher maffei, only 20 at the time, who was upset he couldn't get through. >> he jumps out, punches me out, tries to run me over with his truck. i fortunately rolled into my vehicle, and he sped off. i got his license number. i struggled, pregnant at that time. >> straub said she miscarried the next day. straub at the time used her married name, s